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2016 AD Hollindale Stakes Nominations Feature Amovatio

2016 AD Hollindale Stakes Nominations Feature Amovatio

Chris Waller’s Hawkesbury Cup winner from last weekend Amovatio is nominated for a possible seven-day turnaround into the AD Hollindale Stakes 2016 on the Gold Coast this Saturday in Queensland. The key race of the weekend at the Gold Coast Racecourse, this season’s $358,000 Group 2 A.D. Hollindale Stakes (1800m) has attracted 21 nominations. The…

Preferment Is the 2015 Turnbull Stakes Winner

Preferment Is the 2015 Turnbull Stakes Winner

Four-year-old Preferment has delivered leading trainer Chris Waller a 51st success at the highest level at Flemington this afternoon; producing a huge final straight sprint to take out the featured Group 1 Turnbull Stakes (2000m). Jumping from the gates well, Premiership-winning jockey Hugh Bowman elected to settle Preferment off the pace of early leaders Weary,…

Updated Australian Derby 2015 Betting Markets

Updated Australian Derby 2015 Betting Markets

The latest 2015 Australian Derby betting markets following the final field and barrier draw release are now out with Preferment retaining favouritism despite a wide gate for Saturday’s major. There are four elite levels running for Day 1 of The Championships in Sydney this weekend at Royal Randwick, one of which is the $2 million…

10 Horse 2015 Australian Derby Field Released

10 Horse 2015 Australian Derby Field Released

Just 10 three-year-old stayers have been accepted into the Australian Derby 2015 field at Royal Randwick with the final line-up led by the Chris Waller-trained Preferment who has drawn the outside barrier for Saturday’s showdown. One of four elite level Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival features headlining an all black-type program at Royal Randwick this Saturday…

2015 Rosehill Guineas Tips & Selections

2015 Rosehill Guineas Tips & Selections

Just seven three-year-olds will contest the Group 1 Rosehill Guineas (2000m) this Saturday but it’s sure to be a hotly contested race with Hallowed Crown and Sweynesse continuing their rivalry. The pair are neck-and-neck in the betting at with both sharing the $2.80 top spot followed by two other single figure hopefuls Mongolian Khan ($5)…

2015 Rosehill Guineas Odds: Hard to Split Top Two

2015 Rosehill Guineas Odds: Hard to Split Top Two

Just seven three-year-olds will run in the Group 1 Rosehill Guineas (2000m) but that doesn’t mean it’s any easier to tip the winner. Four of the runners are offering single figure odds at , with Hallowed Crown and Sweynesse hard to split at the top. The Bart & James Cummings-trained Hallowed Crown has just edged…

2015 Rosehill Guineas Field – Hallowed Crown Out Wide

2015 Rosehill Guineas Field – Hallowed Crown Out Wide

A small field of just seven three-year-olds is set to run in the Group 1 Rosehill Guineas (2000m) this Saturday, down from the 15 that ran in last year’s race. Bart & James Cummings’ Hallowed Crown headlines the field but will have to overcome a wide start from the outside gate. The three-year-old colt has…

Hallowed Crown Kept at Own Age in 2015 Rosehill Guineas

Hallowed Crown Kept at Own Age in 2015 Rosehill Guineas

Three-year-old colt Hallowed Crown holds a nomination for both the Group 1 George Ryder Stakes (1500m) and Group 1 Rosehill Guineas (1600m) this Saturday but will be kept against his own age group in the Guineas. Hallowed Crown leads the nominations for the 2015 Rosehill Guineas, which attracted 15 three-year-olds on Monday morning. The Bart…

Hallowed Crown Leads 2015 Rosehill Guineas Nominations

Hallowed Crown Leads 2015 Rosehill Guineas Nominations

15 classy three-year-olds have found themselves nominated for the Group 1 Rosehill Guineas (2000m) this Saturday, including Hallowed Crown. The Bart & James Cummings-trained colt has won an impressive six of his seven career starts and is in prime form heading to Rosehill this Saturday. Hallowed Crown resumed is autumn campaign in the Group 2…

Kiwi Mongolian Khan Down Under for Australian Derby 2015

Kiwi Mongolian Khan Down Under for Australian Derby 2015

New Zealand Derby winner Mongolian Khan has arrived down under this week set for a shot at a Trans-Tasman Derby double, the Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman-trained champ targeting next month’s 2015 Australian Derby in Sydney. The ultra-consistent Holy Roman Emperor colt has won six of his seven career starts to date and is in…